Living in Sylacauga, AL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sylacauga SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Sylacauga, AL Crime Report

691
Total Crimes
5,670.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
120.78%
Above National Average

Sylacauga, AL Cost Of Living

82
Sylacauga's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Sylacauga, Alabama Info Snack

Sylacauga is a city in Talladega County, Alabama, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 12,749.
Population
12,397
Unemployment
9.2%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$120,800
Median Income
$37,755
Median Rent
$565

Sylacauga, AL Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Sylacauga in Alabama

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Map Of Sylacauga, AL

Population over time in Sylacauga

Year Population % Change
2017 12,397 -0.8%
2016 12,492 -1.6%
2015 12,696 -0.4%
2014 12,749 -0.3%
2013 12,786 0.1%
2012 12,775 -0.0%
2011 12,778 -0.0%
2010 12,780 -0.1%
2009 12,789 -
Crime/100k Sylacauga AL USA
Violent Crime 631.9 519.6 368.9
Murder 24.6 7.8 5.0
Robbery 82.1 83.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 418.5 387.6 246.8
Property Crime 5038.6 2817.2 2199.5
Burglary 804.2 590.1 376.0
Larceny 3947.2 1958.9 1594.6
Car Theft 287.2 268.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sylacauga

White
61.3% (7,601)
African American
33.9% (4,207)
American Indian
0.4% (45)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (102)
Hispanic
3.5% (437)
Race Sylacauga AL USA
White 61.3% 65.7% 61.1%
African American 33.9% 26.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.5% 4.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Sylacauga, Alabama

Less than $10,000
13.6% (168,086)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (113,781)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.7% (195,238)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (121,280)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (131,624)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (216,184)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (112,229)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (133,951)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (25,083)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (22,239)
Income Sylacauga AL USA
Less than $10,000 13.6% 8.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 6.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.7% 12.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 13.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 17.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 11.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 11.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 3.7% 7.0%

Gender in Sylacauga

Female
54.3% (6,731)
Male
45.7% (5,665)
Gender Sylacauga AL USA
Female 54.3% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sylacauga for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (743)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,239)
High School / GED
33.0% (4,091)
Some College
26.0% (3,223)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (991)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,363)
Master's Degree
5.0% (619)
Professional Degree
1.0% (123)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sylacauga AL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 16.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Sylacauga

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

i live in Alabama and our school system is great their even going for an award this and crime is bad but not as bad as other place's in america i think to many people not from Alabama or even the south give us a bad wrap

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